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Oklahoma National Guard sends 394 members to support Inauguration Day

Cutline: 01-19-21 Oklahoma National Guard Lieutenant Tomas Meget speaking on Inauguration Day preparations (Skylar Tallal/ Gaylord News).
January 20, 2021

WASHINGTON — Hundreds of Oklahomans did not expect to witness history at President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration Wednesday, but the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol shifted their plans.  The...

Foreign entities exploiting veterans via social media

 Four representatives from Vietnam Veterans of America, Graphika, Twitter and Facebook testifying before the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs about veteran exploitation on social media.
November 14, 2019

WASHINGTON -- A veteran organization and the nation’s largest social media companies testified in a congressional hearing that imposters from foreign countries are using social media to exploit former...

Congress investigates domestic violence in military

 Kate Ranta, testifying about domestic violence in the military she endured before the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (Miranda Mahmud/Gaylord News)
September 20, 2019

WASHINGTON - The House Armed Services Committee this week launched a wide-ranging investigation into domestic violence in the military, the first examination of the issue in 15 years. Three women testified...

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